Can You Trust Nissan's CVT?
For a while cracked radiators were the number one enemy of Nissan transmissions, but these days it appears the transmissions are their own worst enemy.Continue reading article "Can You Trust Nissan's CVT?"
Nissan Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) Problems
Malfunctions in Nissan’s AEB are causing vehicles to suddenly brake even when there’s no obstructions on the road ahead. The sudden stops are creating dangerous situations that often lead to rear-end collisions.Continue reading article "Nissan Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) Problems"
Inaccurate Fuel Gauge
That's because a wide swath of Nissan vehicles have gas gauges that never read full even after filling up, stop working below 1/4 of a tank, or show a low fuel warning even when there's plenty of miles to go. In other words, they're complet…Continue reading article "Inaccurate Fuel Gauge"
What Owners Complain About the Most
Sorting out which topics, problems, and model years have the most overall complaints from owners on CarComplaints.com.
Worst Issues view all problems
- steering wheel lock failure in the 2009 Altima
- coolant leaked into transmission in the 2005 Pathfinder
- radiator leak causes transmission failure in the 2005 Xterra
- excessive oil consumption in the 2002 Altima
- coolant leaked into transmission in the 2006 Pathfinder
- radiator leaked coolant into transmission in the 2007 Pathfinder
- radiator causes transmission failure in the 2005 Frontier
What Breaks the Most view all topics
Nissan is recalling the 2021 Rogue after learning that the rear brake calipers might be missing bushings.
The automaker's brake supplier says one of their technicians forgot to install the bushings. Whoops! Without them, the caliper's O-ring will eventually move and allow brake fluid to leak out and potentially short-circuit electrical components. Nissan selected 80 SUVs to audit after learning about the problem and 28 were missing the part.…keep reading article "A Technician Forgot to Install Rear Brake Caliper Bushings in some 2021 Rogue SUVs"
Nissan says they put the wrong wheel nuts on a small number of 2021 Rogues.
This can cause vibrations that break the wheel studs, allowing the whole assembly to seperate from the vehicle. Aww, nuts.…keep reading article "Aww Nuts. The 2021 Rogue Has Been Recalled Again"
The only continuous thing about Nissan's continuously variable transmissions (CVT) these days are the lawsuits saying they're absolute junk.
The latest to join the fray comes from 2014-2016 Rogue owners that are tired of all the jerking, lurching, and shaking that make acceleration feel like they're riding a bucking bronco.…keep reading article "2014-2016 Rogue Owners Claim Their CVTs Shake and Shudder in New Lawsuit"
The fuel lines can slip off the 2021 Rogue's fuel pump
leading to the first recall of the brand new 3rd generation SUV. The lines were removed during manual checks of the fuel pumps, but they might not have been fully locked back into place during reinstallation.…keep reading article "2021 Rogue Recalled For Loose Fuel Lines"
A busted relay in the Pathfinder's brake light switch can cause the brake lights to stay on after the driver releases the pedal.
Seems like a quick way to make a lot of enemies on the road. Good news is that it's being recalled. The not-so-good news is the recall won't begin until March 1st.…keep reading article "2013-2015 Pathfinder Recalled to Fix Busted Brake Light Switch"
The best way to find out what's wrong with a vehicle is from the people who drive them. Not only do owner complaints help us rank vehicles by reliability, but they're often used to spark class-action lawsuits and warranty extensions. Plus, they're a great way to vent.